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Pier 4 Cafe & Smokehouse

600 N Main St, Alma, WI 54610-5500
+1 608-685-4964
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“potato pancakes” (21 reviews)
“pulled pork” (12 reviews)
“ribs” (9 reviews)
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600 N Main St, Alma, WI 54610-5500
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Reviewed November 7, 2016

We went here for breakfast and it was wonderful. Everyone was so friendly and the food was really good. My husband really loves their coffee. Sits right on the side of the river and you could see the barges go past and of course that...More

Thank KWTW6
Reviewed October 31, 2016

This was our second visit this year and the food was wonderful both times. Best corn beef sandwich I have had in my life! You have to try it.

Thank bbillmeier
Reviewed October 18, 2016

The omelet was large and loaded with smoke turkey and cheese. The prices were very reasonable and the view of the dam and locks was amazing.

Thank Wayne J
Reviewed October 12, 2016

A friend and I were travelling through town, and stopped in expecting ordinary burger/fries, but wow! Outstanding burgers, and the selection of other dishes including pulled pork, ribs, etc... I am taking my husband back to check this place out!

Thank Kris M
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Another jewel away from big cities. The service was impeccable even though the staff was very young. The food arrived quickly and was the real think, delicious and abundant. We indulged ourselves with a Mississippi mud pie and it was OMG. Great place, great people...More

Thank Pierre M
Reviewed August 16, 2016

We love a good smoked BBQ and Pier 4 delivered! Great sized portions and well priced. In fact we were surprised by the amount we got on each plate for the price. We had been as a group and every one of us loved what...More

Thank Christopher P
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Terrific little BBQ & more restaurant overlooking Old Man River and RR Tracks. Family owned and run, mom does the cooking older kids run the front (could use a little more coaching on remembering things) but good otherwise. I assume dad runs the smoker. Started...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Had a great breakfast at the very busy Pier 4. The food was great, eggs done right, and Zachary did a great job waiting on us (despite giving him a hard time with our teasing).

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed July 26, 2016

We were driving down the Great River Road and just stopped at this cafe by chance for lunch. We were very impressed by the reasonable prices and large portions of food! They could charge a lot more being on a tourist highway. We both had...More

Thank Dezdanger
Reviewed July 25, 2016

We had the smoked Turkey sandwich and Pulled BBQ Pork special. YUM! All smoked on site, baked beans are smoked also. Owner was great to talk with. Love that the sandwich had REAL lettuce, not iceberg. Of note this is Breakfast and Lunch not dinner....More

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Jody S
August 27, 2016|
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Response from Matt B | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. I think it's real potatoes and not a mix but I'm not sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $10
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Scenic view
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 N Main St, Alma, WI 54610-5500
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Alma
  • Phone Number: +1 608-685-4964
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We serve breakfast and lunch and are knowen for our omelets, potato pancakes and all our smoked meats and fish
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